TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese auto parts supplier Denso Corp said on Friday it has agreed to acquire an additional 4.5 percent stake in chip maker Renesas Electronics Corp , as carmakers accelerate development of self-driving vehicles and other technologies.
The government says it is better for coffee shops to offer discounts to those who bring their own cups.
NAGPUR, India (Reuters) – Indian ride-hailing firm Ola’s pilot project to test a fleet of electric vehicles in the western city of Nagpur was expected to herald a coming revolution in the Indian autos industry. So far, though, it has only exposed fractures in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitions to make all new vehicles electric by 2030.
Paul Keating had not expected Trump to have ‘such a pragmatic’ foreign policy
Donald Trump is “surprisingly” good at foreign policy, according to former Australian prime minister Paul Keating, who says the United States was directionless under the previous three administrations.
As the US president accepted an invitation to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un for talks, Keating said he had not expected Trump to have “such a pragmatic” foreign policy and urged the president to continue down the path he was on.
Jason Garrels was electrocuted after carrying a switchboard in heavy rains at a construction site for townhouses. His boss will now go to prison after a court finds he did not install safety switches and then tried to cover it up.
Imposing duties on Australian steel exported to the US will impact less on the Aussie economy than a tariff on, say, beef or alcohol would have, and besides a former president tried this once already — unsuccessfully, writes Tony Makin.
Nikki Fox tries out wheelchair curling with the team, before they head to Pyeongchang.
Victorians and travellers are warned to check for measles symptoms after a backpacker visited Melbourne’s CBD and popular state tourist locations while infected with the disease.
Researchers are using powerful X-rays to look inside cannonballs found on the famous Tudor ship, the Mary Rose.
An international survey says UK parents value teachers, but put in fewer hours supporting lessons at home.